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Academically engineered schools

A parent mentioned recently that their daughter’s primary school had a strong focus on gifted and talented students much to the exclusion of other students. As the parent explained, her daughter and the other ‘non-gifted’ students were miffed they didn’t have the same activities as the gifted and talented students. 227 more words

Contemporary Schooling

Google Fined Record $2.7 Billion in E.U. Antitrust Ruling by MARK SCOTT

The search giant must change how it provides some of its services to comply with the competition decision in Europe.. via NYT Technology http://nyti.ms/2shVEGO

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@markscott82: Google Said to Be Facing Record E.U. Fine by End of August

European antitrust officials are preparing to hit Google with a potentially record fine by the end of August over some of the Silicon Valley giant’s search services, according to two people with direct knowledge of the case.

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U.S. Far-Right Activists Promote Hacking Attack Against Macron by MARK SCOTT

The role of American far-right groups in promoting the breach online highlights their growing resolve to spread extremist messages beyond the United States.. via NYT World http://nyti.ms/2pTAQFX

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A Peek at Secret English Farm Where Amazon Tests Its Drones

The e-commerce giant has big plans to use autonomous aircraft to deliver packages, and is testing the devices in rural England. We went to find them. 8 more words

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Facebook Ordered to Stop Collecting Data on WhatsApp Users in Germany

In its decision on Tuesday, a Hamburg regulator said that neither the internet messenger nor Facebook had received individuals’ permission to share people’s digital information. 8 more words

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Facebook Ordered to Stop Collecting Data on WhatsApp Users in Germany

In its decision on Tuesday, a Hamburg regulator said that neither the internet messenger nor Facebook had received individuals’ permission to share people’s digital information. 10 more words

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